Carry on Jatta 2
Carry On Jatta 2 is a 2018 Indian Punjabi comedy film directed by Smeep Kang. The film is a sequel to the Carry On Jatta (2012). The film stars Gippy Grewal and Sonam Bajwa in lead roles with Gurpreet Ghuggi, Binnu Dhillon, Jaswinder Bhalla, B.N. Sharma, Karamjit Anmol and Upasana Singh and Jyotii Sethi in supporting roles.
|Carry On Jatta 2|
Theatrical release poster
|Directed by||Smeep Kang|
|Written by||Naresh Kathooria (dialogues)|
|Screenplay by||Vaibhav Suman |
|Music by||Jay K (Jassi Katyal)|
Sukhe Musical Doctorz
|Cinematography||Manish Chandra Bhatt|
|Edited by||Rohit Dhiman|
White Hill Studios
|Distributed by||White Hill Studios|
|Box office||₹56.27 Crore|
The film was theatrically released on June 1, 2018 and turned out to be a commercial success accompanied by critical acclaim. It broke several records at the box office including the worldwide opening weekend record (earning ₹20.71 million), opening day and opening weekend records in various countries except the overseas record of all time collection of Chaar Sahibzaade. Collecting ₹562.7 million (US$8.1 million) worldwide in its theatrical run makes it highest grossing Punjabi films of all time.
Jasss is an orphan guy living on rent in house of Advocate Dhillon and his son Goldie Dhillon. The only dream of Jass is to go Canada but he doesn't meet the eligibility as he failed in education. So, the only way to go Canada is to marry any NRI girl of Canada. Coincidentally, his friend Honey works as a mediator in marriage agency. Jass asks him to find any NRI girl for him. Jass and Honey go to a NRI marriage, where the people are NRIs. In the marriage, Jass meets Meet who is a NRI girl and he falls in love with her. He stalks Meet, come to know that Meet is also an orphan girl and she had spent her whole life alone so she wants to marry a boy who has large family. So, Jass makes a plan with Honey to trick Meet believing that Jass has a large family and he loves her a lot. Soon, Meet requests Jass to take her to meet his family with her uncle. But Jass refuses since he does not have any family. On the other hand, Meet's uncle starts searching for grooms for Meet. Her uncle and Honey had met before so they asked him to find any groom for her and Honey asks Meet to marry Jass. Jass hatches a new plan of showing that Advocate Dhillon is his father and showing Dhillon that Meet is Goldie's wife but this creates lot of confusions and problems. After marrying Meet, Jass started asking her to go Canada but she refuses as she thinks that it is cruel to abandon Jass's family. So, Jass makes another plan so that Meet could hate his family and should take him to Canada. It took lot of time but this plan works and Jass ran away with Meet but Goldie's uncle Tony saw them and informs Advocate Dhillon who thought Jass is running with his daughter in law (Goldie's wife) so he starts following them with his house servant who meets them on the way. Then Tony sees them running and he thinks Advocate loves her and running away. In last, all the confusions are cleared in drama played by Honey.
- Gippy Grewal as Jass, an orphan boy whose only dream is to go Canada
- Sonam Bajwa as Meet, an orphan girl who had came India to attend a marriage
- Gurpreet Ghuggi as Honey, Jass's friend who works as mediator in marriages
- Binnu Dhillon as Goldie, an Advocate and son of Advocate Dhillon
- Jaswinder Bhalla as Advocate Dhillon, and Advocate and father of Goldie
- Jyotii Sethi as Diljit, Goldie's girlfriend turned his wife
- B.N. Sharma as Billu Bansal, father of Diljit and whose case is fought by Goldie
- Karamjit Anmol as Tony, brother in law of Advocate Dhillon
- Upasana Singh as Channo, a house servant working in Advocate Dhillon's house
- Hobby Dhaliwal as Meet's uncle
On its first day Carry on Jatta 2 grossed ₹3.61 crores in India making a record for best opening of Punjabi film in India(₹3.05 crores from Punjab & ₹56 lakh from other states). On second day film grossed ₹4.26 crores from India making the domestic total of ₹7.87 crores. On the opening weekend, the film grossed ₹13.15 Crores from domestic box office.
|Record item||Record detail|
|Highest grossing Punjabi film||₹56.27 crore|
|Highest grossing Punjabi film in India||₹41 crore|
|Opening weekend for Punjabi film worldwide||₹20.71 crore|
|Opening weekend for Punjabi film in India||₹13.15 crore|
|Opening day India||₹3.61 crore|
|Opening day East Punjab||₹3.05 crore|
|Territories||Gross revenue||Opening Weekend|
|India||₹40 crore(US$6 million)||₹13.15 crore (US$2 million)|
|Overseas||₹16.9 crore(US$3 million)||₹7.5 crore (US$1 million)|
|United States||US$603,930(₹4.16 crore)||US$176,179 (₹1.19 crore)|
|Canada||US$916,529(₹6.3 crore)||US$237,280 (₹1.6 crore)|
|United Kingdom||GB£220,775(₹2.02 crore)||GB£97,159 (₹87 lacs)|
|Australia||US$476,000(₹3.24 crore)||A$327,736 (₹1.68 crore)|
|New Zealand||₹86.24 lakh (US$120,000)||NZ$94,502 (₹44.34 lacs)|
|Germany||₹21 lakh (US$30,000)||€7,504 (₹5.88 lacs)|
The Times of India - rated the movie as 4 out of 5 stars summarizing "Overall, the film is a complete family package, with humour engaging audiences all through its two and half hours." Jyoti Sharma Bawa from the Hindustan Times gave the film 3 out of 5 stars saying "The jokes never stop, even when their dalliance with logic reaches a breaking point. And when you are not laughing at a joke, you are watching a song with camera focusing on Sonam Bajwa’s luminous charms Jasmine Singh of The Tribune lauded the creativity of the movie, giving it 4 out of 5 stars and termed it as a movie that stood on its own.
|Carry On Jatta 2|
|Soundtrack album by |
Jay K (Jassi Katyal)
Sukhe Musical Doctorz
|Released||April 18, 2018|
|Studio||White Hill Studios|
|Genre||Feature film soundtrack|
|Label||White Hill Music|
|01||Carry On Jatta 2||Gippy Grewal||Happy Raikoti||Jay K (Jassi Katyal)|
|02||Bhangra Pa Laiye||Gippy Grewal, Mannat Noor||Happy Raikoti||Gurmeet Singh|
|03||Kurta Chadra||Gippy Grewal, Mannat Noor||Happy Raikoti||Gurmeet Singh|
|04||Gabru||Gippy Grewal, Shipra Goyal||Happy Raikoti||Jay K (Jassi Katyal)|
|05||DJ Wala||Gippy Grewal||Jaani||Sukhe Musical Doctorz|
|06||Kikli||Gippy Grewal, Sudesh Kumari||Happy Raikoti||Jay K (Jassi Katyal)|
Awards and nominationsEdit
|Award||Date of ceremony[a]||Category||Recipient||Result|
|PTC Punjabi Film Awards||16 March 2019||Best Film||Carry on Jatta 2||Won|
|Best Actor||Gippy Grewal||Won|
|Best Director||Smeep Kang||Won|
|Best Dialogues||Naresh Kathooria||Won|
- Date is linked to the article about the awards held that year, wherever possible.
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